I’ve never thought of myself as a “blue” kinda gal, but I’ve always loved aquas. And of course, the notion of complementary colors – blue/orange being more favorable in real life organic settings than red/green and yellow/purple. Here’s a gorgeously inspirational cake from Pailloncakes back east. The flow to the lines is a lot better than a 1 inch strip of grosgrain ribbon encircling the layers so mechanically. I love its simplicity.
Here’s a really neat color picker at brides.com:
I’m drawn to these mod combos, perhaps because they’re mod shapes to begin with. However my victorian mansion doesn’t really go with boldly contrasting colors….